Archives: 5 things for families


5 Things for Families: The final 5 things

Awww, you guys! I’m going to miss bossing you and your families around every week!

Varuna area library

5 Things for Families: new library, fishing, Sloth, strawbz, and live music

“June is busting out all up in here, up in here.” – Rodgers, Hammerstein, and DMX


5 Things for Families: Wellness, bricks, berries, plays, and music

Memorial Day Weekend! Unofficial start of summer! WE DID IT!

Dominion river Rock flying dog

5 Things for Families: Sports, art, bargains, nostalgia, and a big ol’ jet

The rain has us all feeling like we’re this close to sprouting mushrooms, but shake off the fungi and be fun guys! And gals!


5 Things for Families: Food, more food, art, music, and old timey fun

Now that we’re all significantly less soggy, let’s get out and do some stuff.


5 Things for Families: Music, design, growing families, teens doing good, and more!

Here are a few things you can do this weekend when you’re not busy honoring the woman who gave you life.

Yellow bike

5 Things for Families: Bikes, ice cream, nature, and more!

We’re already tired looking at what Richmond has lined up for us this weekend. But it’s a good tired, ya know?


5 Things for Families: Disney, denim, do-gooding, and more!

Here comes a weekend, Richmond. Oh yes, it’s a weekend.


5 Things for Families: educational theater, butterflies, gourds, and more!

It’s looking to be sunny and warm-ish this weekend, so go out and do some stuff! Comfortably, even!

Container garden

5 Things for Families: Peruvian puppeteers, gardening for kids, empowering young women, and more!

One of this week’s featured events involves using elbows to entertain people. If that doesn’t intrigue you, well, I don’t really know what to do with you.